My Trip to Rikers Island and Speaking to Youth
Community / Incarceration / Juvenile Justice

My Trip to Rikers Island and Speaking to Youth

Op-Ed: Our Words Break Down ‘Stern Disinterest’ of Incarcerated Youth By: Alton Pitre This summer I had the chance to visit Rikers Island in New York along with 15 other members of the Anti-Recidivism Coalition (ARC). The trip was fortunate because a divine intervention occurred. What was supposed to have been just a tour quickly … Continue reading